On January 9th the mayor of Boston declared a public health emergency due to the rising number of flu incidents.  This number is 10 times higher than last season’s report and has caused a strain on the number of hospital spaces available.  Other states are also trying to cope with rising numbers of patients coming to hospitals.  People who are feeling flu-like symptoms are strongly urged to stay home by public health officials.  What natural products do you recommend to your patients to prevent/treat flu?

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